Sailly-en-Ostrevent

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Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Dolmens
Dolmens
Coat of arms of Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Location of Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Sailly-en-Ostrevent is located in France
Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Sailly-en-Ostrevent is located in Hauts-de-France
Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Sailly-en-Ostrevent
Coordinates: 50°17′21″N 2°59′41″E / 50.2892°N 2.9947°E / 50.2892; 2.9947Coordinates: 50°17′21″N 2°59′41″E / 50.2892°N 2.9947°E / 50.2892; 2.9947
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonBrebières
IntercommunalityCC Osartis Marquion
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jacques Bastien[1]
Area
1
7.43 km2 (2.87 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
705
 • Density95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62734 /62490
Elevation38–74 m (125–243 ft)
(avg. 48 m or 157 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Sailly-en-Ostrevent is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Sailly-en-Ostrevent lies about 12 miles (19 km) east of Arras, at the junction of the D39 and D43 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 660—    
1975 640−0.44%
1982 666+0.57%
1990 649−0.32%
1999 647−0.03%
2007 682+0.66%
2012 712+0.86%
2017 722+0.28%
Source: INSEE[3]

Places of interest[edit]

In the fields of the commune stands a mound about five metres high, on which are erected five (there were once seven) large stones (dolmen or menhir). The last excavations took place in 1887 but no clues or evidence was discovered as to the origins of the monument.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE